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Approved For Release 200 , DP96-00788 R001500150001-0 DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY UNITED STATES ARMY INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY COMMAND ARLINGTON HALL STATION ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA 22212 REPLY TO ATTENTION OF SUBJECT: CENTER LANE Mission Statement (U) THRU: Chief of Staff U. S. Army Intelligence and Security Command Arlington Hall Station Arlington, VA 22212 Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations U. S. Army Intelligence and Security Command Arlington Hall Station Arlington, VA 22212 MAY 0 3 1984 Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations-HUMINT U. S. Army Intelligence and Security Command Ft Meade, MD 20755 TO: CENTER LANE Project Manager U. S. Army Intelligence and Security Command Ft Meade, MD 20755 1. (S) Reference: a. (U) MSG, SSO, DA, 11180OZ Feb 81, subject: GRILL FLAME (U) (TAB A). b. (U) Letter, IAOPS-H-S, 1 Jun 81, subject: INSCOM GRILL FLAME Project Protocol (U) (TAB B). c. (U) Letter, IACG, 3 Dec 82, subject: GRILL FLAME (U) (TAB C). WARNING NOTICE: CENTER LANE SPECIAL ACCESS PROGRAM RESTRICT DISSEMINATION TO THOSE WITH VERIFIED ACCESS TO CATEGORY THREE (3) SENSITIVE INTELLIGENCE SOURCES AND METHODS INVOLVED NOT RELEASABLE TO FOREIGN NATIONALS ARMY review(s) completed. CLASSIFIED BY: CDR, INSCOM DECLASSIFY ON: OADR Approved For Release 2005 - DP96-00788R001500150001-0 Approved For Release 2005&q-JDP96-00788 R001500150001-0 R IACG SUBJECT: CENTER LANE Mission Statement (U) d. (U) Letter, IAOPS, 1 Mar 83, subject: Letter of Instruction - Project CENTER LANE (U) (TAB D). e. (U) DoD Directive 5240.1R, Procedure 13, Dec 82; AR 381-10, para 2-18; and 45 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 46, "Protection of Human Subjects" (TAB E). 2. (S/CL-2/NOFORN) CENTER LANE is the compartmented Special Access Program within the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) that develops and applies psychoenergetics in intelligence collection and counterintelligence operations. The INSCOM CENTER LANE Project (ICLP) is a follow-on to earlier INSCOM participation in the joint services GRILL FLAME program (TABs C and D). 3. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) The ICLP mission is: a. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) To conduct intelligence collection and counterintelligence operations using all applicable psycho- energetic processes. b. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) To train selected personnel in state-of-the-art psychoenergetic intelligence collection and counterintelligence techniques. c. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) To expand the operational capabilities and training beyond the confines of information collection into the field of psychoenergetic communications and psychokinesis. The ICLP will conduct specialized intelligence collection operations in response to INSCOM, departmental, and national intelligence needs. 4. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) CENTER LANE activities will be conducted IAW established and approved protocols (TAB B) and applicable DA and DoD regulations governing experimentation on human subjects (TAB E). The ICLP will coordinate its activities with DAMI-ISH, OACSI, HQ, DA which is the HQ, DA focal point for psychoenergetic activities within DA (TAB A). 5. (S/CL-2/NOFORN) This letter is the authority for the ICLP to develop and apply psychoenergetics to support the INSCOM mission. It confirms 'Verbal directives issued in connection with reference lc (TAB C). 5 Incl ALBERT N. STUBBLEBINE III as Major General, USA Commanding SE CRET Approved For Release 2005/03/09 : 6A-RDP96-00788R001500150001-0 NOT RELEASABLE TO FOREIGN NATIONALS COMk 13ROUP APP I.MAL/ LE 3 sriEz$ CENTER LANE Mission Statement (U) I IAGPA-F-SDI 16 Apr 84 CG Approval and Signature on Letter blue TAR Al ~i~ uucu /~cp MEMORANDUM FOR RECORD (DestrIbe briefly the requlremant, baGkyroand and ectlan tolrsn or recommended. Most be auUiclontly detolled Aa Identify the octlon wI ho..t reroiwae to other ^oureee.) 1. (S/NOFORN) ORIGIN OF ACTION: The INSCOM CENTER LANE Project (ICLP) requires an approved tasking and mission statement to formalize'earlier verbal directives and authorize the project to operate within INSCOM. 2. (U) DISCUSSION: a. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) On 3 December 1983, the CG, INSCOM.notified ACSI that. INSCOMIs GRILL FLAME operation ceased as of 30 September 1982', and that INSCOM would conduct a similar program within the Army Counterintelligence and Operational Security Program. (Yellow TAB C) b. (S/CL-3/NOFORN) Authorization to conduct ICLP'acti1 es since 3 December 1982 has been based on previous GRILL FLAME authorization'nV is &and verbal "a 7' directives issued by the CG, INSCOM. The ICLP has now reached a point where formal "institutionalization" is required. 3. (U) WHAT THIS ACTION WILL ACCOMPLISH: a. (U) Provide written authorization for ICLP. b. (U) Provide a basis for preparation of LOI.and,SOP. A. Pwaonnvt B Specs Authorisation C. Opsruf)n? Costa (OMA) 0. investment Costa (OP.A 0. MCA) E. ROTE Coats F. anyironment COCEDINATION$ o_J (1F ..YES P eae-dlwa omtlan thru the Command EnrlearrmOnto llat ODC:SLO(;) 37 t~~.tsy / ' U PREYIO"JS EDITI N$ ARE Ot'S+Ji fIAC761 CENT r ve elease 20SE-CRET RDP Ir = SUM N t NOT RELEASABLE TO FOREIGN NATIONALS FOIAB5 Approved For Release 2005/03/09 : CIA-RDP96-00788 R001500150001-0 Approved For Release 2005/03/09 : CIA-RDP96-00788 R001500150001-0